Tag Archives: Second Coming

July 6 – A Day of Reckoning

Mark 13:14-37; 1 Kings 7; Hosea 9:1-16 In the movie “Return of the Jedi,” Luke Skywalker freed Han Solo from his carbonite freezer. While Han was recovering, and discovers that Luke has freed him, he asked “How we doing?” Luke … Continue reading

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January 15 – Being Ready

Luke 12:32-59; Genesis 22; Psalm 15 Thieves are an inconsiderate lot. They come to visit you when you’re not home. They destroy things coming in the house. Then they take party favors that you hadn’t planned on giving out. When … Continue reading

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November 26 – Advent

Psalm 122; Genesis 6:11-22; Matthew 24:1-22 I grew up loving the Cubs. Friends who wanted to poke fun at me over the past few years would post a picture of a wagon train with the caption “Pictures of the last … Continue reading

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August 13 – Have You RSVP’d Yet?

Psalm 82; 1 Samuel 6:1-16; Matthew 24:15-27 If you are involved in social media at all, you’ve seen the headlines. Someone important has heard on good authority that a politician’s life as they know it is finished. The president has … Continue reading

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August 7 – In the Meanwhile…

Genesis 15:1-6; Psalm 33:12-22; Hebrews 11:1-3 8-16; Luke 12:32-40 The first time our house was robbed, the thieves came in by a side window after turning off the power to the house. They took what they wanted and left by … Continue reading

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February 7 – Think About Jesus

Hebrews 3:1-4:13; Genesis 48; Psalm 38 I begin each day reading God’s word and reacting to it. Then, the busy begins. Work needs to be done and timelines need to be kept. When I’m at school, I can’t do the … Continue reading

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January 22 – Future Generations

Luke 17; Genesis 29:1-30; Psalm 22 As a follower of Christ, I am ready, in fact I am looking forward to the return of Jesus. The Christian Church has lived with that expectation for almost 2000 years. That belief lends … Continue reading

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January 15 – When He Comes

Luke 12:32-59; Genesis 22; Psalm 15 As a teacher, I know that I may get visits from Principals, Assistant Principals, and District Personnel at any time. Gone are the days of a one time dog and pony show where I … Continue reading

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August 12 – When Will There Be an End?

2 Corinthians 13; 1 Chronicles 3-4; Zephaniah 1 There seems to be a universal sentiment among all peoples and all religions that believe that there will be an end of time. That sentiment is that somehow the end will be … Continue reading

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